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February 1, 1999 | Press Release

Lawsuit Compels Mississippi to Clean up Hundreds of Polluted Waters

The Mississippi Chapter of the Sierra Club has entered into a consent decree with the Environmental Protection Agency requiring the agency to establish pollution limits for 702 segments of Mississippi waterways that are not fishable or swimmable.

January 6, 1999 | Press Release

EPA Tells Montana to Clean up Water Quality Standards

American Wildlands, Pacific Rivers Council, Montana Environmental Information Center, and Northern Plains Resource Council learned that the US Environmental Protection Agency has disapproved portions of Montana's water quality standards.

October 2, 1998 | Press Release

Jet Ski Ban Upheld for Lake Tahoe

Judge dismisses all eighteen claims brought by jetski manufacturers and retailers challenging the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency's ordinance banning from Lake Tahoe watercraft propelled by carbureted two-stoke engines commencing June 1, 1999.